1956–57 Scottish Division One

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Scottish Division One
Season 1956–57
Champions Rangers
Relegated Dunfermline Athletic
Ayr United

The 1956–57 Scottish Division One was won by Rangers by two points over nearest rival Heart of Midlothian. Dunfermline Athletic and Ayr United finished 17th and 18th respectively and were relegated to the 1957-58 Scottish Second Division.

League table[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Rangers 34 26 3 5 96 48 48 55
2 Heart of Midlothian 34 24 5 5 81 48 33 53
3 Kilmarnock 34 16 10 8 57 39 18 42
4 Raith Rovers 34 16 7 11 84 58 26 39
5 Celtic 34 15 8 11 58 43 15 38
6 Aberdeen 34 18 2 14 79 59 20 38
7 Motherwell 34 16 5 13 72 66 6 37
8 Partick Thistle 34 13 8 13 53 51 2 34
9 Hibernian 34 12 9 13 69 56 13 33
10 Dundee 34 13 6 15 55 61 −6 32
11 Airdrieonians 34 13 4 17 77 89 −12 30
12 St. Mirren 34 12 6 16 58 72 −14 30
13 Queen's Park 34 11 7 16 55 59 −4 29
14 Falkirk 34 10 8 16 51 70 −19 28
15 East Fife 34 10 6 18 59 82 −23 26
16 Queen of the South 34 10 5 19 54 96 −42 25
17 Dunfermline Athletic 34 9 6 19 54 74 −20 24
18 Ayr United 34 7 5 22 48 89 −41 19

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